Over the past few days a lot of people have been telling me to “calm down”. Actually, not a lot of people. Just grandparents. The grandparents of my children. All four of them to be precise. And it’s really getting on my nerves.

The thing of it is, I’m not…

I don’t need my son to play with dolls in order to feel like my maternal attributes are valuable

Want to understand everything wrong with “gender-neutrality” in parenting today? Look no further than Elissa Strauss’s commentary on gender norms at CNN.

“Today, there’s not a single traditionally masculine thing a girl can do that would raise eyebrows.” The author cites short hair, sports teams, STEM and playing superheroes as…

Whether we’re attending a holy service or anticipating baby’s arrival, we’re really waiting for God to show up.

Whether we’re attending a holy service or anticipating baby’s arrival, we’re really waiting for God to show up.

I just sat down after a long day of nesting. They say your nesting instinct kicks in during your second trimester while you have the energy to do the cleaning, the cooking…

To predict your community’s level of violent crime, check the number of single-parent households.

The statistical reality — of which experts are more than fully aware — is that fatherlessness plays a huge role in school shootings, along with crime and incarceration rates. But, most mainstream media outlets don’t have the guts to confront these statistics? Why? …

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Mother, wife, writer & intellectual. A cross between Amanda King & Camille Paglia with strong Dudeist influences. Total pop culture Anglophile.

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